Here are our picks for the five stories to read this morning:

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray. (Bill O'Leary/The Post)

Murder suspect mistakenly released. Prince George’s County police are asking for help from the public as they search for Frederick L. Scott of Chillum.

For Maryland Marine, a surprise homecoming. Matthew Rodgers wanted to surprise his parents by coming home early for Thanksgiving. But a bigger surprise awaited him: A parade in his honor.

Turkey giveaway: Southeast D.C. store owner Ephrame Kassaye gives back to a community that supports him all year.

A dose of retail therapy: Looking to give your employees or clients a lift this year? Check out local shops bearing gifts.

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